Tag Archives: field sobriety tests

Justin Bieber field sobriety tests video released

Justin Bieber's DUI arrest in Florida is still ongoing.  Recently, the video of him performing Field Sobriety Exercises (FSE's) was released to the public.  These are standardized tasks developed by the National Highway Safety Traffic Administration (NHTSA) ... Read more

NTSB porposes lowering the legal limit in DUI cases to 0.05 from 0.08

Last week, the NTSB proposed lowering the legal limit for Driving Under the Influence cases from 0.08 to 0.05.  In Florida, the legal limit is 0.08.  Also in Florida, a driver with a breath alcohol under 0.05 is presumed to not be impaired.  The NTSB feels ... Read more

Polk County DUI Thomas C. Grajek attorney files writ challenging “Formal Review” DUI license suspension

My client was arrested for DUI by the Florida Highway Patrol.  I was able to get a copy of the video and police reports for his case.  Because my client retained me within 10 days, I was able to request a “Formal Review” to fight the administrative suspe... Read more

Winter Haven DUI attorney challenges breath test results and DUI investigation in court

On Thursday, I was in the Winter Haven court house fighting a DUI for my client.  Many people do not understand what a DUI attorney does to defend someone accused of DUI.  An experienced DUI defense attorney will get the videos and police reports in your cas... Read more

Lakeland DUI lawyer challenges breath test results and DUI investigation in Polk county court

Many people arrested for DUI or any crime for that matter, often ask “Do I have a good case?”  They want to know if they can get their case dismissed or get a great plea bargain so that they plea to a lesser crime, do not go to jail or prison, or end up o... Read more

How to sign up for a Formal Review for your Polk County DUI arrest

You only have 10 days to request a “Formal Review” to challenge the administrative suspension of your driver’s license for blowing over 0.08 on the breath test machine or refusing the breath test.  Unfortunately, many people do not realize this 10 day d... Read more

POLK COUNTY DUI ATTORNEY RESOLVES BREATH TEST REFUSAL CASE

My client was arrested for Driving Under the influence by a Florida Highway Patrol Trooper for driving in excess of 100 mph and allegedly weaving all over the road.  After being pulled over, the police report alleged the driver had the odor of alcohol, glassy... Read more

Polk County DUI with Serious Bodily Injury defense attorney Thomas C. Grajek

DUI with serious bodily injury is a third degree felony which carries a maximum of 5 years in prison. This crime is taken very serious by the Polk County State Attorney for the 10th Judicial Circuit.  These DUI crimes are tragic and often filled with emotions... Read more

SHOCK JOCK’S ATTORNEY ENTRAPPED INTO COMMITTING DUI

New development in the arrest of DJ MJ Kelli’s attorney and his DUI arrest.  Was the lawyer entrapped into committing DUI? If you are set up to commit a crime, is that a defense to the criminal charge?  Things are getting interesting at the shock jock tria... Read more

RADIO DJ’S ATTORNEY GETS ARRESTED FOR SECOND DUI WITHIN 5 YEARS IN THE MIDDLE OF SHOCK JOCK TRIAL

Early this morning, the lawyer for MJ Kelli was arrested for his second DUI within 5 years of his last DUI.  MJ is suing Bubba the Love Sponge for defamation, even though MJ makes his living due to our right to Free Speech and is a public figure.  The attorn... Read more

3 DUI FORMAL REVIEW SUSPENSION SET ASIDE INCLUDING COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE REVOCATION

1 YEAR SUSPENSION FOR REFUSING TO TAKE A BREATH TEST SET ASIDE!  6 MONTH SUSPENSION FOR BREATH TEST OVER THE 0.08 LEGAL LIMIT SET ASIDE!  1 YEAR REVOCATION OF CDL LICENSE FOR REFUSING THE BREATH TEST INVALIDATED!  3 ACCUSED DUI DRIVERS GET THEIR LICENSE... Read more

Police Officer accused of arresting drivers despite passing sobriety tests. Can that happen in Polk County

Police Officer Lisa Steed accused of arresting drivers despite passing sobriety tests in Utah is all over the news. Numerous drivers arrested for DUI by this officer passed the breath test at the police station.  This was an officer who was awarded trooper of... Read more

Blood draws in DUI – Driving Under the Influence criminal cases in Polk County, FL

Today, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral argument whether Forced blood draws in DUI cases are constitutional.  The DUI case the Supreme Court is hearing started when a driver was pulled over for speeding.  As usual, it's late at night and the tr... Read more